Michael Seifert




Age: 86


Summary: Ukrainian-born Nazi SS prison guard known as "the beast of Bolzano" for his cruelty who was convicted in 2000 of nine counts of murder committed while he was a guard at a Bolzano prison transit camp in Italy's Alpine South Tyrol area, and who was serving a life sentence at the Santa Maria Capua Vetere prison in southern Italy.



Cause of Death: After an emergency operation for a gastric complication


Born: March 16, 1924


Died: November 6, 2010


Location: Caserta, Italy